Durling Park

Durling Park Improvements

The Mayor received funding from the State of Ohio for much needed improvements to Durling Park. This is one of the oldest and most utilized parks and in need of a facelift.

Phase I:

In 2023, the first phase improvements will take place in the west side of the park at the athletic court area:

  • Two new tennis courts
  • Four new pickleball courts
  • One new half basketball court
  • Sidewalks to connect to Prospect Street
  • Shade structures for players at the athletic courts

Future Phases:

The following improvements will take place in the future after the new Athletic Complex is built and the field usage can moved, the following improvements are planned:

  • A parking lot off of E. Prospect Street
  • A new pavilion and restroom building
  • An open lawn
  • A hillside nature playground
  • A new bridge over the creek in the woods
  • A walking loop trail
  • A new parking lot with drop-off circle on the south end of the park